The Annual Chenango Lake Perch Derby was back with a Great turnout. Despite the nice weather and the many fish brought in, none of the 400 registered fishermen were able to catch a 2015 tagged perch. Consequently, the $1,000 Guaranteed Cash Prize, donated by NBT Bank, was raffled off amongst the registered fisherman.
The Winners were:
$500.00 – Chad Sternard from Oriskany Falls, NY
$250.00 – Scott Smith from Sidney, NY
$100.00 – Kevin Pierce from Plymouth, NY
$75.00 – Chad Hubbard from Port Crane, NY
$50.00 – Scott Palmer from West Edmeston, NY
$25.00 – Damien Smith from Sidney, NY
There were also $150 Cash Prizes, for the Largest Perch and the Largest Pickerel of the day.
Largest Perch of the day at 13″– Prize donated by Blueox Corporation ($150.00)
The Lucky Fisherman was John Oxx from Endicott, NY.
Largest Pickerel of the day – Prize donated in memory of Richard Polgar, D.M.D. ($150.00)
Matt Wells from Gibbsboro , NJ with a 24 3/8” Pickerel.
Raffle Ticket Winners – all worth $100, donated by local businesses
Community Bank – $150.00 (Cash) Ann Martin (East Brunswick , NJ)
Mayhood’s Sporting Goods – $100.00 (Gift Card) Rafael Cardenas (Tijuana , MX)
The Stadium – $100.00 (Gift Card) Vince Buss (Bainbridge , NY)
Place Farm Trucking – $100.00 (Chenango County Fair Tickets) Lewis Holcomb (Syracuse , NY)
NBT – $100.00 (Cash) Jerry Serbunich (Endicott , NY)
Sidney Federal Credit Union $100.00 (Cash) Joshua Manning (Owego , NY)
Weidman Farms – $100.00 (Chenango County Fair Tickets) Ken Brown (Glenmore , PA)
Hummel’s Office Plus – $100.00 (Gift Card) Jessica Laman (Mt. Upton , NY)
Oxford Big Blue Valero – $100.00 (Gift Cards) Toby Franklin (Plymouth , NY)
Oxford Rod & Gun Club – $100.00 (Cash) Bob Marshman (Oxford , NY )
The Oxford Lions Club would like to thank all involved in making this another successful event.